The Thorn Razor


An all-metal, face and head shaving cartridge killer. Perfectly tuned to safely tackle tough hair anywhere. Our aggressive single edge razor with +0.2mm of blade gap.



“This is the best razor I own. I have 10 double-edge and single edge razors, even some shavettes, but The Thorn Razor is ridiculously good for my skin. Smooth shaves. No irritation. No cuts. Very happy.” - Steen from Denmark

⚠️ Warning, this razor is so good that you may never buy another razor again.

The Thorn Razor isn't any old safety razor, it's the closer-shaving cousin to Leaf Shave's Twig razor and it's built for your face. This thing is no joke, it’ll handle a week’s worth of the toughest hair and leave perfectly smooth and satisfied skin behind.

• Intuitive Angle™ Head mimics the ease of your plastic razors.
• A back-weighted handle means more control at the point of shave.
• Magnetic Load Assist™ tames even the shakiest of hands.
• Twist Body™ is an innovative loading mechanism that raises and lowers the head, keeping the razor in one piece.
• Compatible with any standard safety razor blade including DE blades.

All of this means you can shave without nicks, cuts, or irritation. Ingrown hairs are a thing of the past. 😤 Simply lather and shave and get on with your day.
What's Included
• The Thorn razor (1x)
• 5-blade starter pack (1x)
Is this a fit for me?
The Thorn razor is one of the most capable modern safety razors for face and head shaving. It's unique single-blade design, including the unibody twist-to-open mechanism and how we've engineered the blade to present to your skin, make it the ideal middle-ground between classic safety razors and disposable cartridges.

If you are looking to ditch the plastic and start shaving with a single-edge razor, The Thorn is for you. An open-blade systems means you can use any standard safety razor blade with The Thorn, you have more options than any other safety razor out there. That's truly freedom. If you currently shave with a DE razor and are looking for something different and exciting, you will LOVE The Thorn.

Looking for a milder single-blade razor for sensitive skin? Check out The Twig razor.

Kits and Accessories

Available in this kit: 1 Available

The Thorn Bundle

Includes The Twig-Thorn razor and stand, 50-blade pack, and blade recycling tin.

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Pairs perfectly with: 5 Available

50-Blade Pack


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Blade Recycling Tin


Blade Recycling Tin

Shave Soap Bar


A photo of the shave soap bar sitting upright in front of the shave soap box with a plain white background. The front of the shave soap box reads “Unscented Shave Soap” along with the Leaf Logo.

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The Thorn Razor

Engineered to elevate your shave.

We obsess over making the most innovative shaving tools on Earth. The goal of a shave is the same regardless of the tool that you use, but you'll find the small details that went into The Thorn razor sets the whole experience apart.

Intuitive Angle™ Head

Magnetic Blade Loading™

Non-proprietary blades

Twist Body™ loading

Backweighted Handle

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